Welcome to the new and improved Roll Family Windmill
website! We have upgraded our authoring tools to design and create content
and present it to you with style. We will be better able to maintain content
and share information about the genealogy of the Roll and allied families.
They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning, We will remember them. --Laurence Binyon,"Ode of Remembrance"
I have gathered a posie of other men's flowers, and nothing but the string that binds them is mine own. --Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
Documenting your family history is a lifelong pursuit, a task of
pleasure and research that is never completely finished.
Not to know one's ancestors, is to be a tree without roots, a stream without a source.
The wind whispers through the trees,
recalling words and dreams
and memories of those who left us
long ago. --Unknown
St. Basil of Caesarea, born about 330 A.D., said, "A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never
lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness
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